For Eagles' Dorenbos, Pro Bowl selection was a shocking development | Philadelphia Daily News | 01/21/2010
Dorenbos was "shocked," he said yesterday, to be added to the NFC team as the long-snapper. "There's a lot of good snappers," he said, "a lot of deserving snappers, too."
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Woods: Coach has a stellar resumé, but he looks more like a guy in line at the DMV
PG West: Moon High grad Shipley is hoping the Eagles will offer him more of a chance to stick in the NFL
Shipley elected to sign with the Eagles because he believed they offered him the best opportunity for playing time next season. He will study and work out with the team in the offseason and fight for a roster spot come training camp. "It looks like a better opportunity for me to go in there and compete," Shipley said. "I made a decision, and I'm really looking forward to it. Now I just have to take advantage of an opportunity if it presents itself."
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"I just wanted to play football," he said. "I knew if I played hard and continued to play well like I should that I would get a shot in the NFL. I didn’t know if it would be this year, or next year, it was kind of a surprise."
The Sports Network - Bednarik served as FCS role model
When Chuck Bednarik was a kid, growing up in a working-class neighborhood in Bethlehem, PA., he and his friends would sneak into Taylor Stadium at nearby Lehigh University for the chance to play football on a real grass field.